Readings and Events

Split This Rock Fundraiser

Click the GoFundMe link to support 5 other poets and myself representing Minneapolis at the national convening of poets in Washington, DC.

Split This Rock is a national poetry organization that is about- Calling poets to a greater role in public life and fostering a national network of socially engaged poets. 
A group of six poets from the Twin Cities have been invited to give a reading as part of the Poetry Festival in DC this April.  Louis Alemayehu , Lisa Marie Brimmer , Erin Sharkey , Coya White Hat-Artichoker , Michael Kleber-Diggs and Ellen Marie Hinchcliffe . 

Every little bit helps! Thank you for your support.

4/7 7-9 pm |  Gawn! A reading from GentryIfication: or the scene of the crime (Chaun Webster)
1108 W Broadway Ave N 55411

Chaun Webster's book release. With Dameun Strange and Kahlil Brewington

4/10 6-7pm |Webber Library | Black Poets in the Stacks
4440 Humboldt Ave. N., Minneapolis,MN 55412

4/21 Split This Rock! Poetry Festival | Washington, DC

5/16 5pm| Master's Essay Reading 
O'Shaugnessy Library | University of Saint Thomas, St. Paul, MN

5/30-6/2 |MESEA– The Society for Multi-Ethnic Studies: Europe and the Americas  

Graz, Austria |11th Biennial Conference 
Ethnicity and Kinship: Interdisciplinary Approaches to Family, Community, and Difference